Iftekhar Abubakar KARIMI

Professor Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

(65) 6516 6359

E5 02-12


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  • PhD (Chem. Eng.) Purdue, 1984
  • MSc (Chem. Eng.) Purdue, 1982
  • BTech (Chem. Eng.) IIT Bombay, 1980

Research Interests

  • Modeling and optimization
  • Energy systems and energy efficiency
  • Planning and scheduling
  • Oil and gas supply chains
  • Systems biology

Selected Publications

Huang, K and I A Karimi, "Efficient Algorithm for Simultaneous Synthesis of Heat Exchanger Networks". Chemical Engineering Science, 105 (2014): 53-68.

Tavallali, M S, I A Karimi, K M Teo, D Baxendale and S Ayatollahi, "Optimal Producer Well Placement and Production Planning in an Oil Reservoir". Computers & Chemical Engineering, 55 (2013): 109-125.

Aggarwal, S, I A Karimi, and R I Gregorious, "In Silico Modeling and Evaluation of Gordonia alkanivorans for Biodesulfurization". Molecular BioSystems, 9, no. 10 (2013): 2530-2540.

Haghpanah, R, A Majumder, R Nilam, A Rajendran, S Farooq, I A Karimi and M Amanullah, "Multiobjective Optimization of a Four-Step Adsorption Process for Postcombustion CO2 Capture Via Finite Volume Simulation". Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 52, no. 11 (2013): 4249-4265.

Khalighi, M, Y Chen, S Farooq, I A Karimi and JW Jiang, "Propylene/propane separation using SiCHA". Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 52 (2013): 3877-3892.